Boat & Marine Insurance FAQs

We understand the whole insurance process can be a bit confusing sometime, so check out our frequently asked questions below or feel free to call anytime with questions that might not have been included on here. We look forward to hearing from you!

How much does boat and yacht insurance from MUA cost?

MUA will work to find you the lowest rate possible, using credits for experience, geographical location and type of boat or yacht. We will shop among several of the leading marine insurance companies to find you the best coverage at the best price. For a price quote, complete the online application or call 800-631-2147 and ask to speak with a marine underwriter.

Where do you provide coverage?

We are licensed in the following states:

Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

How do I bind coverage if I like MUA’s quote?

Simply fax or email the completed form to bind to the underwriter who provided your quote and we will bind coverage immediately. We will need the hull ID number and the desired deductible. Once coverage is bound, we will send you an application to review, complete and sign. Policy will be issued once the application is received back in our office.

Is there an extended payment plan?

Most of our policies offer payment plans. Please contact any underwriter for details regarding your policies installment options.

How do I report a claim?

In the event of a loss, please contact one of our claims service representatives at 800-631-2147 and they will take you through the process.

My lien holder needs a copy of my policy, what should I do?

We automatically send your lien holder a copy of your policy the first year. If requested, a copy can be emailed to your bank at each renewal.

When do I need to send my premium so there is no lapse in coverage?

The first installment for renewals will be due on the day that your policy renews. Payments should be sent in prior to the due date on the bill. Please see our payment options for credit card payment options and addresses to mail your payment.

Where is Marine Underwriters Agency located?

Marine Underwriters Agency is located at: 413 Butler Street, St. Matthews, SC 29135.
For more information, contact us.

How long has Marine Underwriters Agency been in business?

We have been in business since 1957. That makes us one of the first to sell only boat and yacht insurance.

Does Marine Underwriters Agency offer commission to brokers?

Yes, we offer competitive commissions on new business and renewals. Boat and marine insurance agents, click to learn more about our broker program.

My marina needs a certificate of insurance, what should I do?

Just give us a call at 800-631-2147. One of our friendly customer service representatives will be happy to send or fax one to your marina. Visit our Contact Us page for more ways to reach us.

I need to change my address on my policy, what should I do?

Simply fax, mail or e-mail a request and we will issue an endorsement.